Reba Brasure Hoyt, 96, of Milford, formerly of Ellendale, died Monday, February 19, 2018 at Genesis Health Care in Milford. She was born October 20, 1921 in Millsboro, daughter of the late John E. and Florence M. (Baker) Brasure. Mrs. Hoyt was retired from L.D. Caulk Company as a lab technician. She was a Charter Member of the Ellendale Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Raylynn C. Hoyt, and sisters Elma Cannon, Elsie Mitchell and Elizabeth Hoyt.
She is survived by a son, Dennis L. Hoyt and his wife Judy of Harrington; a daughter, Cheryl Y. Bleadow and her husband Kenneth of Milford; grandchildren Paul B. Bleadow of Wisconsin, Ann Bleadow Hughes and her husband Nate of Wilmington, Stacey Hoyt Hopkins and husband Bill of Milford, Donovan L. Hoyt and his wife Bobbi Jo of Milford; great grandchildren Audrey Mae Hughes, Layne Hoyt, Katie and Billy Hopkins.
Funeral services will be at 1 pm on Friday, February 23, 2018 at the Lofland Funeral Home, 102 Lakeview Avenue, Milford where a viewing will be held from 12 - 1 pm. Burial will be in Ellendale Cemetery, Ponder Road, Ellendale. In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to the Ellendale Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 5, Ellendale, DE 19941. Letters of condolence may be shared with and sent to the family at www.loflandandmcknatt.com.